*Nursing Care Assistant I PRN - Duke Regional - Gen Med/Stroke Center

  • Location: Durham, NC
  • Posted: May 17, 2019

Job Description

Nursing Assistant I Duke Regional Hospital PRN - Day or Night Shift Available

Duke University Health System- Duke Regional Hospital seeks to hire a PRN Nursing Assistant who will embrace our mission of Advancing Health Together.

Department Profile:
The General Medicine/Stroke Center Unit at Duke Regional Hospital is comprised of a 40-bed Medical Unit. Our team is active in delivering exemplary care for each patient to ensure an excellent patient experience, every time.

Work Hours & Shifts:
PRN - scheduled as needed, day or night shifts available.

Duke Nursing Highlights:All three Duke Hospitals have received Magnet designation for excellence in nursing.
Competitive Wages! Excellent benefits to include Tuition Reimbursement!
Professional advancement opportunities through our Clinical Ladder Program (Surg Tech, Nursing Assistant, Certified Medical Assistant).
Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle! Work and live in your own community.
Job Summary:

The Nursing Assistant performs a variety of nonprofessional nursing duties in the direct care of patients under the direct supervision of an RN/LPN to include: prepare patients, equipment and supplies for specific procedures and provide manual assistance as required, obtains and records patient data for medical records noting and informing RN/LPN of information collected; administer treatment and personal care procedures to patients including, but not limited to, feeding, bathing, shaving, changing clothing, cleaning and trimming fingernails, bed-making, assisting with ambulation, enemas, skin care, and bowel and bladder elimination; provide such additional care as required to meet the personal needs and comfort of assigned patients.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, and Experience Required:

Previous work experience as a Nursing Assistant preferred.

Licensure, Certification or Registration Required:

Current certification as with the North Carolina NA Registry required.
BLS (or higher) certification required.

Pre-employment Physical Capacity Testing Required:
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EEO Disclosure:
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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Nursing Assistant, Certified Nursing Assistant, Patient Care Tech

Duke Health Highlights: Duke Regional Hospital Profile
Duke Regional Hospital has served Durham, Orange, Person, Granville and Alamance counties and the surrounding communities for nearly 40 years. With more than 1,700 employees, its focus is on providing outstanding medical care with compassionate, personalized service in a comfortable community hospital setting. Duke Regional Hospital has 369 inpatient beds and offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and diagnostic services, including orthopedics, weight-loss surgery, women's services, and heart and vascular services, and also offers care at the Duke Rehabilitation Institute and Davis Ambulatory Surgical Center. In fiscal year 2016, Duke Regional Hospital admitted 15,792 patients and had 123,234 outpatient visits.
U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Regional Hospital as #16 in North Carolina and #6 in the Raleigh-Durham area for 2016-17.

Employment Type

  • PRN

Schedule Information

Schedule: Rotating

Duke Health

705 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27708

Phone: (919) 684-5600

Fax: (919) 684-5600

Web: http://www.hr.duke.edu/


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